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yale 250 word essay

yale 250 word essay
« on: September 03, 2004, 02:26:00 AM »
Okay i know there have been some posts on this before, but I didn't see any real answers...what are people writing for the yale 250 word essay, assuming you're not just copy pasting from an old school assignment?  I'm so stuck!!   



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lexylit

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2004, 11:49:17 AM »
i woke up for a drink of water and was suddenly inspired!    :o

now it's drafted. came out to 275 words but it should be supereasy to cut.

it's so silly, i don't know if i should admit what i wrote about  :D

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2004, 03:10:15 PM »
do tell, I promise I wont laugh  ;D

lexylit

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2004, 03:14:35 PM »
umm, i wrote about GPS

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2004, 03:34:50 PM »
You are so freakin creative!

lexylit

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2004, 03:45:48 PM »
 :D thank you! that's sweet  :-[

Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2004, 03:55:55 PM »
You're welcome!  Guess it's a good thing I'm not applying to Yale!!

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Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #7 on: September 09, 2004, 05:13:43 PM »
what does the GPS abbreviation mean?

I chose to write about the philosophy of freedom.
It came out to 154 words. Is it ok if I leave it like that?
I am sure they will not count the words.


umm, i wrote about GPS

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Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #8 on: September 09, 2004, 05:16:13 PM »
Global Positioning System.

Did you say that you went to a fortune teller with a GPS and that she saw you in New Haven?  ;)

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Re: yale 250 word essay
« Reply #9 on: September 09, 2004, 05:18:29 PM »
I talked with some people about the Yale 250-word essay, and they told me something I want to share with you all. It is not by chance that Yale has such a requirement. For Yale admissions, the 250-word essay is a great opportunity to check if you can intelligently write to the point. This is a very important skill to have for law school, and especially for the practice of law. I really like going on and on about a topic, but i guess it is never to late to learn new skills! What do you think about the 250-word requirement?


Okay i know there have been some posts on this before, but I didn't see any real answers...what are people writing for the yale 250 word essay, assuming you're not just copy pasting from an old school assignment?  I'm so stuck!!   



help >_<